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Query:   Reflexive Markers in Ancient/Modern Greek
Author:  Konstantinia Hatzopulu
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Morphology

Summary:   Hello everyone,
some time ago I posted a query about reflexive markers in Ancient and Modern
Greek. I would like to thank everyone that showed interest and rushed to
help me with bibliographical references: Remy Viredaz, Ann Lindvall,
Stavroula Stavrakaki, Alexis Dimitriadis and Spyridoula Varlokosta. the
bibliography I have gathered here:

Anagnostopoulou, E. & Everaert, M. (1996): ''How exceptional are Nominative
Anaphors? A case study of Greek'', in L. Nash, G. Tsoulas & A. Zribi-Hertz
(eds.) Actes du Deuxcieme Colloque Langues & Grammaire 1995, pp. 19-32.

Anagnostopoulou, E. & Everaert, M. (1999): ''Toward a more complete typology
of Anaphoric Expressions'', Linguistic Inquiry, 30:1, pp.97-118.

Anagnostopoulou, E. (1998): ''On experiencers'', in A. Alexiadou, G. Horrocks
& M. Stavrou (eds.) Studies in Greek Syntax, Dordrecht/Boston/London: Kluwer
Academic Publishers.

Iatridou, S. (1988): ''Clitics, Anaphors, and a Problem of Coindexation'',
Linguistic Inquiry, 19, pp. 698-703.

Petit, D. (1999): *Swe- en grec ancien: la familie du pronom refleche.
Linguistique grecque et comparaison indo-europeene, Louvain Publisher

Zevgoli, S. (1998):''An account of the distributional peculiarities of the
Modern Greek reflexive o eaftos mu'', 12th International Symposium on
Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, Thessaloniki 2-4 April 1998, Aristotle
University of Thessaloniki, School of English, Department of Theoretical and
Applied Linguistics.

LL Issue: 12.2390
Date Posted: 26-Sep-2001
Original Query: Read original query


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